Kenes International will obtain special accommodation rates for Congress participants.
Detailed information, as well as access to the registration and accommodation forms, will be available on the website at a later date.

The weather in Copenhagen during the end of April is dry with occasional rain. The average temperature is 6º – 10º C.

CME Accreditation
ECCMID is applying for CME Accreditation of the 25th ECCMID Congress. Updates regarding the number of CME credits will be posted on the website when information becomes available.

ECCMID Travel Grants

ESCMID provides a number of Travel Grants for Young Scientists. Further details are published on the ESCMID website.

A commercial and industrial exhibition will take place within the framework of the congress. Please refer to the List of Exhibitors for further information.
The Exhibition will be open as follows:

Saturday, 25 April 2015     09:00 – 17:00 hours
Sunday, 26 April 2015       09:00 – 17:00 hours
Monday, 27 April 2015       09:00 – 17:00 hours
Tuesday, 28 April 2015      09:00 – 14:00 hours

The official language of the congress is English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

Liability and Insurance 
The organiser is not able to take any responsibility whatsoever for injury or damage involving persons and property during the congress. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.

Official Letter of Invitation
Please click here to receive a personal letter of invitation for the 25th ECCMID congress. Alternatively, upon request, the Congress Secretariat will send a personal invitation that can be used to assist participants to raise travel funds or to obtain a visa. The invitation is not a commitment on the part of the organisers to provide any financial support. Applications for invitation letters from the secretariat must be received at least 6 weeks prior to the congress.

The onsite registration desk will be open as follows:
Friday, 24 April 2015        14:00 – 19:00 hours
Saturday, 25 April 2015     07:00 – 18:30 hours
Sunday, 26 April 2015       07:00 – 18:00 hours
Monday, 27 April 2015       07:00 – 18:00 hours
Tuesday, 28 April 2015      07:00 – 15:30 hours

Organising Secretariat
Kenes International
Rue François-Versonnex 7
1207 Geneva, Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 908 0488 +41 22 908 0488  
Fax: +41 22 906 9140

Sponsorship & Exhibition Sales & Liaison
Ms. Maya Yatsiv
Kenes International 
Rue François-Versonnex 7
1207 Geneva, Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 908 0488  +41 22 908 0488   
Fax: +41 22 906 9140

Travel within Copenhagen

Travel Passes

Unlimited public transportation: Metro, bus and train*
Available for ECCMID participants from 24 – 28 April 2015
Receive a 70 % discount on Copenhagen public transportation. The discount can be purchased  online and is delivered as an SMS ticket on your mobile phone. You can buy your Travel Pass today and have it delivered on the day of your arrival.

Travel Pass Customer Service

Tel.         +45 7015 7000
Email     kundehenv[at]

Get it here:


  • Unlimited public transportation for approximately 5 Euros per day
  • Airport to city transportation included
  • Easy online ordering

 *Notice: This offer is only valid for online ordering and requires a minimum of 2 days

How to Reach the Congress Venue by Public Transportation

Bella Center is just a 10-15 minute taxi drive from Copenhagen Central Station. From Copenhagen Central Station you can also get to Bella Center in 20-25 minutes by taking bus line 30. All regional trains also stop at Ørestad Station, where you can transfer to the Metro.

More information available at
The Metro line M1 runs between Vanløse and Vestamager (West Amager). The Bella Center Metro Station is located next to Bella Center's East Entrance

A taxi from Bella Center to the city centre costs about DKK 200.
Taking a Taxi from the Airport
A taxi from Bella Center to Copenhagen Airport costs about DKK 150-200.
Bella Center is just a 10 minute taxi drive from Copenhagen Airport (estimated price: DKK 150-200), from which there are many international and domestic flights every day. A regional train runs from the airport to Ørestad Station.

Information and ticket reservation via DSB.

Information on bus schedules can be found on the transport company website - 
Bus line 30
Runs between Vesterport Station (via the central station) and Bella Center.
Bus line 4A
Runs from Svanemøllen Station to Sundbyvester Plads via Valby Station and Sjælør Station.

Bus line 250S
Runs from Buddingevej via Forum Station and Copenhagen Central Station to Bella Center.

Bella Center Copenhagen
Center Boulovard 5
DK-2300 Copenhagen S

Visa Requirements
Participants are requested to check with the Danish consulate in their home country or with their travel agency for visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a visa in advance if required.